Title I, Part A
Title I is part of the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015. The legislation provides federal funds to help students in schools with high economic needs achieve high standards. The specific objective of the Title I program is to enable all students to meet state and local student performance standards and for schools to achieve the Annual Measurable Objectives targets set by the Maryland State Department of Education.
Title I Schools in Montgomery County Public Schools receive the following services when they become eligible for the Title I program:
- Technical assistance from an instructional specialist on a consistent basis
- Additional teaching professionals and/or paraeducators
- Extended Learning Opportunities Summer Adventures in Learning
- Family Involvement funds
Use of supplemental funds which may be used for instructional materials, extended day programs, professional development, or schoolwide initiatives.